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  1. All of the following statements regarding hand hygiene in healthcare settings are true EXCEPT which one?
  1. Intercellular lipids, which form the only continuous domain of the skin essential for a complete barrier function, e.g., to minimize microbial invasion from the environment, are a basic component of the _______________.
  1. Hand hygiene products and procedures can decrease the barrier function of skin by _______________.
  1. Which of the following statements is correct in relation to homeostatic control and the rate of keratinocyte proliferation?
  1. All of the following statement in relation to the normal skin flora and the acquisition and transmission of healthcare-associated pathogens are correct EXCEPT which one?
  1. All of the following statements are correct with respect to the wearing of gloves in healthcare settings EXCEPT which one?
  1. Hand hygiene refers to _______________.
  1. All of the following statements are correct with respect to detergents EXCEPT which one?
  1. All of the following statements about handwashing are correct EXCEPT which one?
  1. All of the following statements about antiseptic handwash are correct EXCEPT which one?
  1. All of the following statements about antiseptic handrub are correct EXCEPT which one?
  1. All of the following statements regarding surgical hand antisepsis are correct EXCEPT which one?
  1. Before making purchasing decisions related to hand hygiene products _______________.
  1. All of the following statements are correct with respect to selecting and/or handling plain (non-antimicrobial) or antimicrobial soaps, or an alcohol-based handrub EXCEPT which one?
  1. All of the following statements are correct with respect to irritant contact dermatitis (ICD) EXCEPT which one?
  1. All of the following statements related to ICD are correct EXCEPT which one?
  1. All of the following statements related to allergic contact dermatitis (ACD) are correct EXCEPT which one?
  1. Compliance with hand hygiene guidelines is substantially improved when a multidimensional strategy includes _______________.
  1. Which of the following statements are correct with respect to the Infection Prevention Checklist for Dental Settings: Basic Expectations for Safe Care published by the CDC in 2016?
  1. Oral healthcare facilities are accountable for establishing a system in which oral HCP have the knowledge, competence, time, and tools to practice hand hygiene; and oral HCP have the duty to perform hand hygiene - perfectly and every time.